Srinagar: Brother of chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, Tassaduq Mufti, on Friday resigned from the post of coordinator Chief Minister’s grievance cell.
In his letter to the chief secretary, Tassaduq wrote, “I hereby submit my resignation from the post of coordinator J&K Chief ministers’ grievance cell with immediate effect”.
The resignation has come as Tassaduq’s is being inducted as member of the legislative council (MLC) on the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) quota. Later, the party will take him as the tourism minister in the cabinet. The seat fell vacant after PDP MLC Vikramaditya Singh resigned from the council.